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First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund (FBT)

93.74
Delayed Data
As of 1:19pm ET
 -0.14 / -0.15%
Today’s Change
76.11
Today|||52-Week Range
114.91
-17.06%
Year-to-Date

Investment Objective

The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index(SM). The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in common stocks that comprise the index. The index is an equal-dollar weighted index designed to measure the performance of a cross section of companies in the biotechnology industry that are primarily involved in the use of biological processes to develop products or provide services. It is non-diversified.

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Performance

1 month+10.06% 3 years+11.81%
3 months-2.33% 5 years+23.84%
1 year-15.82% Since inception+16.08%
Data through 12/06/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$93.88
Open day’s range93.00 – 94.13
Net asset value (NAV)93.89 (12/05/2016)
Daily volume29,922
Average volume (3 months)75,157
Data as of 1:19pm ET, 12/06/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Health ETFs

 FBTCategory
Performance 5-yr return+23.84%+20.22%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.55%0.48%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.841.04
Net assets$752.0M$1.0B
Average market cap$8.0B$31.6B
Average P/E18.918.6
Dividend / Share--0.22%

Competitors

XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR® Fund
FHLC Fidelity® MSCI Health Care Index ETF
RYH Guggenheim S&P 500® Equal Weight Health...

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Healthcare 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc3.76%
UTHR United Therapeutics Corp3.73%
CELG Celgene3.58%
SGEN Seattle Genetics Inc3.52%
-- 3.47%
MYGN Myriad Genetics Inc3.46%
TECH Bio-Techne Corp3.43%
INCY Incyte Corp3.43%
GILD Gilead Sciences3.43%
XON Intrexon Corp3.39%

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